Network Computer Systems Administration - Professional Profile Cybersecurity

Practical training that enables students to configure, manage and maintain computer systems specialized in the detection, prevention, supervision and correction of cyber attacks.

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  • UAB Foundation Vocational Training Centre
  • UAB Campus, Bellaterra
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Places: 30 (minimum 22)
  • Price: Full programme price: 9.150 euros 
    First year: 5.100 €
    Second year: 4.050€

    Reservation of place: 500€, to be deducted from the registration fee

    The tuition includes: Insurances, text books, complementary programmed activities, coordination of work placement and free subscription to Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus, taxes.

  • Language: Catalan, Spanish, English,
  • Academic calendar: (available soon)

    1st year 

  • Timetables: Monday to Friday-afternoon schedule

    1st year (available soon)

  • Modality: Classroom-based


The Higher Vocational Training in Network Computer Systems Administration - Professional Profile Cybersecurity at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona aims to train professionals to be able to:

  • Configure, administer and maintain computer systems, guaranteeing their functionality, the integrity of the system's resources and services, with the required quality and complying with current regulations.
  • Analyse security and propose solutions to detect cyberattacks, recognizing their origin and motives; define and implement secure operation for mobile and other devices (IoT), and secure network services to ensure their security.

This programme is offered by the UAB Foundation at the UAB campus in Bellaterra. It provides students with quality theoretical and practical training, engaging them with a growing economic sector.

Practical training opportunities in companies specialising in exports opens the door to a future with great possibilities for students in this programme.

Career options

Career opportunities and professional field

Technician in:

  • systems administration
  • Internet services- electronic messaging services
  • tele assistance
  • database administration- networks
  • communications services
  • web environments

IT Manager

Technical support staff

Systems supervisor

Student profile

The professional training centre aims to train students in becoming multi-skilled and able to work in teams, and to be autonomous and show initiative. Typical applicants will have:

- Interest in learning foreign languages
- Ability for communication and negotiation
- Ability for planning and organising
- Ability to adapt, solve problems and manage change
- Analytical and critical thinking skills
- Ability for objective-based tasks and initiative

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